Anders Andersons anniversary announcement - 65 years

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 - (Daily News ] MR. AND MRS. A. J. ANDERSON * * *...
(Daily News ] MR. AND MRS. A. J. ANDERSON * * * * * * Anders Andersons Married 65 Years Mr. and Mrs. Anders J. Anderson Anderson of Petersburg. Minn., observed observed their 65th wedding anniversary yesterday afternoon at the Union State Line church. Wed on Oct. 5, 1890 in Estherville by the pastor of the Estherville Lutheran chufchj the late Rev. Hagbarth En'gh T .,Mr. and Mrs. Anderson have- llvefl; in Petersburg all but the to&t, 12. -years of their mar"Hell mar"Hell life.. Thdse; years Were spent on & farm in tne Estherville com-, m unity. '*.**-' Mr.'*Anderson,"and ^Mrs. An- ;dersori, 88, are the parents of seven seven children, all of whom were present for yesterday's observance. observance. The family of Mr. and Mrs. Anderson includes three sons, Henry, Edwin and Herman, all of SiOUx Falls, S. D. and four daughters, Mrs. C. F. (Clara) Magnussen of Jackson, Minn., #trs. Jack (Anna) Anderson of Pierre, S. D., Mrs. LeRoy (Inga) Patch of Minneapolis, Minn., and Mrs. George (Christine) Fritz of Cedar Rapids. They also have 14 grandchildren and 31 great grandchildren.' grandchildren.' Mr. and Mrs. Anderson both were born, in Norway and came with their parents to the United States approximately 75 years ago. Mrs. Anderson, the former Hannah Hanson, arrived here about about two years "before Mr. Anderson Anderson and his family. Both families settled In the Estherville area. * * • According to Mrs. Anderson, the wedding day of 85 years ago was a rainy, dismal day and the E '.or was- unable to reach the ie of Mrs. Anderson's sister, . teen Perkins, where the wedding wedding took place, until late afternoon afternoon although the wedding was scheduled for earlier In the day. The first years of their married life were spent in farming but since moVing to Petersburg. Mr. Anderson has been engaged in masonry and carpenter work. He retired from active work about 20 By ALICE HIG IN BOTHAM that years ago but has spent many a Mrs. Birdie" Herbranson.' day helping others since time. Mr. and Mrs. Anderson, both very active for their years, live alone in their cheery, five-room home at Petersburg. They do all their own work including laundry. In answer to a remark about the rarity of 65th wedding anniversary anniversary observances, Mrs. Anderson Anderson quietly smiled and observed, ''Well, my parents, the late Mr. and Mrs. Hanson of Esthervilie, celebrated. thejr 75th wedding anniversary anniversary so • 68 years doesn't, Mrs. AftoiTfony. a tiny bright- eyed little womtin, had visited a beauty parlor Friday morning for the first time in h .er life to have her hair waved for the observance and picture taking. . When members of the family revealed the visit she said, "I hope I don't have to sit up until Sunday just so it won't get mussed up". White-haired Mr. Anderson has grown hard of hearing through the years but still takes an active part in discussions. Both are members and regular attendants attendants of the Petersburg church. • * * At the observance yesterday three sisters of Mrs. Anderson, Mrs. B. C. Borreson of St. Paul, Minn., Mrs. Christina Sutton of Minneapolis and Mrs. Olaf Skog of Estherville all were present present as was • G. B. Anderson of Hinckley, Minn., brother of Mr. Anderson. Other relatives and friends were present from Lake Crystal, Minneapolis, Minneapolis, Jackson, Redwood Falls, and Blue Earth, all in Minnesota, Sioux Falls, S. D., Pierre, S. D., Cedar Rapids, Spirit Lake, Ai- gona and Estherville. Those present from Estherville included Mr. and Mrs. Olaf Skog, Mr. and Mrs. Rusiell Smith, Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Oleson, Mrs. Maria Jackman, Fern Jackman, Mr. and Mrs. Victor Oleson, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Skog, Mr. and Mrs. Willys Stearns and son and a it ty

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  1. Estherville Daily News,
  2. 10 Oct 1955, Mon,
  3. Page 1

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